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Woolf, Virginia. MOMENTS OF BEING: Unpublished Autobiographical Writings. Edited, introduced, and with notes by Jeanne Schulkind. First American Edition (stated). New York and London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1976). 8vo. Hardcover. Near fine in dustjacket, faint foxing to edges of text block, no owner’s name, price intact. 207 pages including index. ISBN 0151620342.   &n..
$15.00
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Stein & Wilder. THE LETTERS OF GERTRUDE STEIN & THORNTON WILDER. Edited by Edward M. Burns and Ulla E. Dydo, with William Rice. New Haven & London: Yale University Press, (1996). First Edition, First Printing (number line includes “1”). 8vo. Hardcover. Near fine condition in dustjacket, tiny spot to top edge of text block, no owner’s name, price intact. xxx,452 pag..
$12.00
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Fielding. Pat Rogers. HENRY FIELDING: A Biography. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, (1979). First American Edition, First Printing (number line has “1”). 8vo. Cloth. Book in fine condition. Dustjacket price intact, moderately frayed. 237 pages including index 32 pages of illustrations on glossy paper including many from Hogarth’s work, showing Fielding’s associat..
$10.00
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Faulkner. John T. Irwin. DOUBLING AND INCEST / REPETITION AND REVENGE: A Speculative Reading of Faulkner. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, (1975). First Edition. 8vo. Black leatherette. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket slightly worn. 183 pages including index. Irwin’s approach utilizes structuralist and French psychoanalytic criticism. ISBN 80..
$18.00
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Faulkner. SAXE & BILL: The Commins – Faulkner Archive From the Brodsky Collection. By Louis Daniel Brodsky and Thomas M. Verich. Np: John Davis Williams Library University of Mississippi, August 1, 1982 – September 10, 1982. Keepsake, published to coincide with the Ninth Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference. #A-115 of 500 printed. Pictorial tan wraps. Fine condition, no ..
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Grafton, Sue. M IS FOR MALICE. New York: Henry Holt and Company, (1996). 8vo. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket, price intact, no owner’s name. First Edition (stated), First Printing (number line has “1”). Signed by Grafton on the title page.      ..
$17.00
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Scott, Sir Walter. THE LAY OF THE LAST MINSTREL: A Poem. Illustrated with Engravings from the Designs of Richard Westall, Esq. R.A. London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown; and A. Constable and Co. Edinburgh; By James Ballantyne & Co. Edinburgh, 1811. 8vo (8.25 x 5.2 in.; 213 x 130 mm). 349 pages. Twelfth Edition (stated). Full bright green calf, stamped in blind and gilt,..
$600.00
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Oates, Joyce Carol. WILD NIGHTS! Stories about the Last Days of Poe, Dickinson, Twain, James, and Hemingway. (New York): Ecco, an Imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, (2008). 8vo. Hardcover. But for remainder mark to lower edge of text block, it is fine in dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. 238 pages. ISBN 9780061434792.           ..
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Shelley. André Maurois. ARIEL: THE LIFE OF SHELLEY. New York: D. Appleton, 1924. Later printing. 8vo. Original cloth. Spine darkened, tiny tears and fraying to spine ends, few pages lightly foxed, lacking dustjacket. 336 pages.            ..
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Victorian England/Law. John Juxon. LEWIS AND LEWIS. New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1984. First American Edition (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in near fine condition, no owner’s name, hint of foxing to fore-edge of text block. Dustjacket lightly foxed, price intact. 320 pages including index. 12 pages of illustrations on glossy paper. Dj blub: “A legend in his own time, George Lewi..
$11.00
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[Evans, Mary Ann]. David Williams. MR GEORGE ELIOT: A Biography of George Henry Lewes. New York: Franklin Watts, 1983. First Printing (stated). 8vo. Hardcover, some faint foxing, no owner’s name. Dustjacket near fine, price intact. 289 pages including index. 4 pages of illustrations on glossy paper. Mary Ann Evans [a.k.a. George Eliot] never married but lived with George Henry Lewes for m..
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Faulkner. Panthea Reid Broughton. WILLIAM FAULKNER: The Abstract and the Actual. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, (1976). 1976 Printing (stated). 8vo. Red cloth. Near fine in dustjacket, no owner’s name. xviii, 222 pages including index. From the dj: “first critical study of Faulkner to examine in depth the theme of evasion and distortion of existence through abstracti..
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Faulkner. WILLIAM FAULKNER MANUSCRIPTS 3: VOLUME 1: SOLDIERS’ PAY. Preliminary Typescript and Miscellaneous Pages. Introduced and Arranged by Joseph Blotner. New York and London: Garland Publishing, Inc., (1987). First Edition. Folio. Beige cloth back & red cloth boards. Small blemish to rear cover, rest of the book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Issued without dustjacket. ..
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Hagedorn, Hermann. THE WOMAN OF CORINTH. A Tale in Verse. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1908. First Edition Signed. 12mo. Original burgundy cloth stamped in gilt, all edges red. Very good condition, spine dulled, no dj (issued?). [55] pages. Signed & inscribed by Hagedorn on the front free endpaper, to Allen Davis (playwright), New York, Dec. 5, 1908. Author’s second ..
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MacLeish, Archibald. AIR RAID: A Verse Play for Radio. FIRST EDITION. New York: Harcourt, Brace, (1938). 8vo. 36 pages. Printed orange paper boards. Hint of wear and soil, very good plus, no owner’s name or marks. ..
$18.00
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Wodehouse, P.G. THE UNCOLLECTED WODEHOUSE. Edited and introduced by David A. Jasen. Fwd by Malcolm Muggeridge. FIRST EDITION (no statement to the contrary). New York: A Continuum Book / Seabury Press, (1976). 8vo. xii,212 pages. Blue paper boards, letters in silver. Book fine, no owner’s name. Dustjacket lightly frayed at edges, folds lightly soiled, price intact. A treasure of previously..
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Russian Literature. Abram Tertz (Andrei Sinyavsky). STROLLS WITH PUSHKIN. Translated by Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashehy and Slava I. Yastremski. Notes by Slava I. Yastremski. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, (1995). First Printing (number line has “1”). 8vo. 175 pages. Cloth. Fine in dustjacket, no owner’s name. ISBN 0300052790.      &..
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Oates, Joyce Carol. FOXFIRE: CONFESSIONS OF A GIRL GANG. (New York): Dutton A William Abrahams Book, (1993). First Dutton Printing, August 1993 (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket near fine, price intact. 328 pages. ISBN0525936327.                 ..
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James, P.D. THE CHILDREN OF MEN. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993. First American Edition (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Fine in dustjacket, no owner’s name, price intact. Futuristic novel set in the year 2021. 241 pages. ISBN0679418733.      ..
$12.00
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Blake, William. Geoffrey Keynes. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM BLAKE. New York: Kraus, 1969, reprint of 1921 Grolier Club edition (which was limited to 250 copies). 4to. Original blue & gray cloth. About fine, no owner’s name. xvi,516 pages. 44 full-page illustrations and 12 intext. Bibliography of works by and about Blake, with full bibliographic detail.     &nbs..
$90.00
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